Karen – Following up a series of portraits starring Gisele Bundchen, denim label BLK DNM taps British model Karen Elson for a set of images lensed by creative director Johan Lindeberg. Karen was photographed on location in Nashville, Tennessee, wearing denim looks from the brand. See more images from the shoot on Blkdnmcloseup.com
Leading Women – For its latest campaign, British retailer Marks and Spencer taps leading women ranging from an athlete to a model to a top fashion editor. Photographed by Annie Leibovitz, the advertisements star Vogue fashion editor Grace Coddington, model Karen Elson, singers Ellie Goulding and Laura Mvula, Katie Piper, Jasmine Whitbread, Olympic Gold winning-Nicola Adoms, author Monica Ali, nurse Hellen Ellen, Darcey Bussell, Tracey Emin and actress Helen Mirren. The inspirational and influential women model the brand’s autumn-winter collection.
Lover in New York – Australian brand Lover launches its first ever campaign starring the iconic Karen Elson. The British model is a favorite of the industry’s top photographers and is also a talented musician in her own right. Lina Scheynius photographed the redhead on film in New York City for the new advertisements which feature the “Chorus” collection of ultra-feminine lace dresses.
Fall Mood – The thirties influence of Louis Vuitton’s autumn collection spills over to the fall 2013 campaign featuring an all star cast including Gisele Bundchen, Karen Elson, Carolyn Murphy and Isabeli Fontana. Photographed by Steven Meisel, the quartet poses on a moody set wearing fur jackets, silk dresses and matching short coifs which evoke a retro elegance as they lounge in a hotel room.
La Vie En Rose – British model and singer Karen Elson embodies the spirit of spring in Harper’s Bazaar UK’s May cover story. The redhead poses for against a backdrop of flower petals for Alexi Lubomirski in feminine spring fashions. Fashion editor Leith Clark selects a wardrobe of standout pieces from the likes of Prada, Alexander McQueen and Chanel for the romantic story. / Set design by Todd Wiggins, Hair by Kevin Ryan, Makeup by Tyron Machhausen
All Glammed Up – Star photographer Michael Thompson snaps a bevy of models wearing enviable bling for Tiffany & Co.’s spring 2013 advertising campaign. Supermodels Liu Wen, Karen Elson, Doutzen Kroes, Shalom Harlow, Liya Kebede and Arizona Muse all pose in gorgeous evening gowns which set off Tiffany & Co’s new season jewelry beautifully. We love the old Hollywood glamour that stylist Paul Cavaco has brought to this advertising campaign. / Hair by Serge Normant, Makeup by Gucci Westman
Spring Awakening – Karen Elson covers the May edition of Harper’s Bazaar UK wearing a look from Alexander McQueen’s spring 2013 collection. The redhead beauty also enchants surrounded by flowers for the subscribers cover pictured below.
The Women with Style – Miu Miu enlists an all star cast for its resort 2013 campaign featuring Candice Swanepoel, Hilary Rhoda, Caroline Trentini, Jessica Stam, Karen Elson, Sung Hee and Daphne Groeneveld. Steven Meisel captures the girls in the brand’s eastern inspired florals with a retro, 60s style set complementing the classic silhouettes.
Mabel, Betty and Bette – Ukrainian photographer Yelena Yemchuk’s (2b management) latest work is featured in the spring-summer issue of Tar Magazine with a story starring top models. Jade Berreau, Frankie Rayder, Christina Kruse, Alyssa Miller, Helena Christensen, Tanga Moreau, Hannelore Knuts, Eniko Mihalik, Karen Elson, Aurelie Claudel, Trish Goff, Michele Hicks, Constance Jablonski, Ali Michael, Shannan Click, Olga Sherer and Anouk Lepere pay homage to old Hollywood screen sirens with retro style looks selected by stylist Heathermary Jackson. The girls all take to various settings ranging from the playground to the diner in swimwear designs from the likes of Prada, Blumarine and Chanel.
Super Spring – Roberto Cavalli enlists an all-star cast featuring Naomi Campbell, Karen Elson, Kristen McMenamy and Daphne Groeneveld for its spring 2012 campaign. Captured by Steven Meisel, the quartet sports Cavalli’s shimmering and colorful designs for the new season with windswept hair and understated makeup by Guido Palau and Pat McGrath. (Vogue Italia)